The NL wildcard race is going down to the wire, with three teams competing for the two spots. Ortiz also has a 1.039 on-base plus slugging percentage, the best in the major leagues. Stephen Drew's two-run single capped a three-run first inning for the Nationals . Boston's magic number to clinch the division title dropped to two.
Eleven Premier League managers were axed and there were 18 dismissals in the Championship - two short of the record high of 20 in 2014-15. It's an incredible achievement in the modern game where the average length of a manager's tenure at a top flight club is about as long as, well, the last England manager's reign.
The Volunteers overcame a 24-7 second-quarter deficit previous year in Knoxville to pull off a 38-31 win. Dobbs continued to keep plays alive with his feet and while scrambling threw on target to Hurd for a 19-yard touchdown on Tennessee's opening possession of the second half, but the Vols went three-and-out on their next two possessions, including one down 17-14.
We just have to play Monday, and then Thursday, and then Stamford Bridge on the Sunday. "I was completely convinced of playing him tomorrow", Mourinho said ahead of the Zorya clash. "Of course, we have good people to attack the ball in the box, we work some movements and the most important thing is the quality of the service and Daley Blind's service in that match was very good".
The Arsenal manager fielded a callow team against the Championship club and his reward for trusting in youth was an impressive display from the likes of Chuba Akpom, Reine-Adelaide and Ainsley Maitland-Niles. Overall he's like all the left-footed players, you know. "He has shown he works hard for the team and he can score goals but he has shown he can also be a team player, especially for the fourth goal that Oxlade-Chamberlain scored.
As seen above, Beckham Jr. took out his aggression on an unsuspecting kicking net on the NY sideline and the net got in a shot of its own. "I don't remember" is all Beckham said Sunday when asked about the meltdown and the mark on his face which apparently came from the net bouncing back and smacking him.
Rose and Stenson will lead Europe's challenge to win a fourth successive Ryder Cup when the opening foursomes tee off today at 13.35 BST. After two years of listening to a lot of talking about Task Forces, the American team finally got to hit some shots in the Ryder Cup and for the most part, they hit them pretty well.
Jimmy Garoppolo started the first two games but left with a right shoulder injury. However, most National Football League teams aren't the New England Patriots. - Speaking of Brady, a lot of people naturally assume that he will be instantly ready to play at a high level immediately upon returning from his suspension on October 9 against the Browns.
First-year quarterback Jalen Hurts leads the No. 1 Alabama Crimson Tide into Vaught-Hemingway Stadium to take on the Ole Miss Rebels in a game that could have divisional, conference and national implications. McKenzie would end the game with 10 receptions for 122 yards and two touchdowns. This is the first time Ole Miss has had a losing record at any point of the season since Engram has been a part of the program.
It was a fantastic performance all round and the fixture showed that it is a new era post Mourinho, with the match no longer being Wenger vs The Special One, but more traditionally a London derby of Arsenal vs Chelsea . "To get that out of the system was at stake today". "I think what was important for me was the psychological hurdle standing in our way". We have to be honest with ourselves and put more attention on the small details.
First up for the Reds in a busy month of matches is the visit of Stoke City on Sunday, followed by Liverpool away on Monday 17 October. They have won three games in a row and they are looking to continue positive momentum against 19th team of Premier League - Stoke City.
In rushing , Damarea Crockett ran for 115 yards and two touchdowns in 12 carries while Marvin Zanders added 83 yards and two touchdowns in seven carries. LSU quarterback Danny Etling said his team knows that with only one SEC loss, its season is far from ruined. Let's hope the Bayou Bengals show up to play and give the home crowd something to cheer for.
And Clarke conceded that the Americans had outplayed his team but remained upbeat about retaining the Ryder Cup. Both teams started nervously by bogeying the first, but the tense start was all forgotten by the time Johnson rolled in a lengthy birdie putt on the par-five 16th to stretch the United States lead to three and heap more misery on Darren Clarke's visiting side.
As it stands now, the 24-year-old right-hander's next expected start would come on the last game of the season against the Red Sox in Boston. Toronto Blue Jays' Josh Donaldson watches his two run home run against the Baltimore Orioles during the first inning of a baseball game, Tuesday, Sept.
But that was just the opening salvo in the volley of verbiage that had yet to be unleashed. U.S. Ryder Cup captain Davis Love III was far less forthcoming in describing the rationale for his Friday morning foursomes pairings than European counterpart Darren Clarke .
It's the first time the Huskers have been ranked since the 2014 season. However, earlier this year, their streak came to a close when they failed to fill their stadium. Riley learned the 122-year history of the intra-state rivalry from his father, Bud Riley, who coached the OSU secondary and later was defensive coordinator; he lost once to the Ducks , in 1972.
Conte's team results from each match are getting worse, and the most important game of Chelsea is not happy in these meetings. "Diego has opportunities in every game but what's important is the work he does for the team, together with Willian and Eden Hazard".
Oklahoma led 18-17 in the second, but Texas answered with a 3-0 run to go in front 20-18. This is normally an afterthought for most teams, but after this performance, it needs to be stressed every day in practice. Texas vs Oklahoma scores and results will be posted here. Oklahoma won the first, 25-22, before Texas evened the match with a 25-23 win in the second.
They can take a big step towards the last 16 with back-to-back games against Ludogorets Razgrad, the weakest the team in the group, and Walcott says it is important they top the table to avoid the big guns in the first knockout round. The two Arsenal men, Sanchez and Walcott , linked up again as Englishman Walcott drilled low into the net to complete a swift team move. Pressed on what might happen at that point, he said , "That's not decided".
TMZ was the first to report that this alleged episode prompted Angelina Jolie to split from the 52-year-old the next day and then file for divorce. Brad Pitt ", the public information officer told ET. The source added: "He's trying to do what's best for everyone". Angelina Jolie's lawyer confirmed that the actress filed for divorce from her husband actor Brad Pitt .
Protesting players have been seen as allies of the Black Lives Matter movement, which grew in response to high-profile police killings of unarmed African-Americans across the United States in the last two years. Honestly, that's a fair question, but I'm glad that KD joined the Warriors . There is no line out on this game just yet. Absolutely! This is America; you can bet on nearly anything (see below for one notable exception).
Garnett, 40, easily the most productive player in franchise history, spent 13 1/2 of his 21 National Basketball Association seasons with Minnesota. You were an awesome player and you will be among the top of the bests that played the game. Great teammate. It was a dream come true to play next to you. I always think back to Garnett's relationship with Malik Sealy, who Garnett grew up admiring while Sealy was playing at St John's University.
Shaq Quarterman and Joe Jackson, two of Miami's three prized freshmen linebackers, scooped up fumbles and returned them for touchdowns on back-to-back possessions. Rayshawn Jenkins broke up a pass on fourth and two and kept UM up 14. They ran their offense effectively and Miami had no definite answers to stop the rushing attack.
Sometimes it has just been a matter of having bad periods during a season but if Arsenal are to have a chance of being crowned champions of England next May we have to avoid these issues as much as possible. The Arsenal boss has admitted he would welcome the possibility of taking over the national team, though he did emphasise he immediate future is with Arsenal .
As Patriots receiver Julian Edelman wrapped up a conference call with Buffalo reporters, Ryan - who just entered the room for his news conference - leaned over into the speakerphone and asked Edelman a question. "Rex, another thing you say a lot is that you refer to yourself as an above-average coach , but you look at Bill Belichick's winning percentage against everybody else and against you, and it's higher against you".
His ERA rose from 2.03 to 2.06 as he lost for the first time since July 26 at the White Sox. Bettis, who pitched into the sixth, was 2-0 with a 1.57 ERA in his past three starts. "I just need to tighten that [command] up moving forward", Arrieta said. Arrieta got back on track, getting out of the fourth and through a clean fifth.
Plans to increase the capacity of Anfield may be shelved because Liverpool are concerned about growing anger among fans over the cost of ticket prices required to fund it. FSG handed Klopp a new six-year contract in July after guiding the club to two cup finals in his first season in charge. "He was a flawless fit for Liverpool , for the culture of the club, for the supporters, for the kind of team that we were trying to build", Henry said .
I think in these games we saw and we learned a lot of important things. "When the team work together it makes it easier". "After two defeats, it's never easy, but I'm pleased with the attitude and commitment of the players". "Obviously Chelsea are a top team and have top players, we knew it would be hard", Mason said, as quoted by BBC Sport . The global break means the Tigers don't have a game for two weeks now and, despite the frustrations of Saturday, Phelan says the players have to ...
He caught a pass out of the backfield and was on his way to six points. The junior didn't see Georgia cornerback Deandre Baker, who dislodged the ball before Hurd crossed the goal line. Earlier in the quarter, Georgia also got a huge interception from former Alabama cornerback Maurice Smith. Derek Barnett sacked quarterback Jacob Eason in the end zone.
Watt, a four-time Pro Bowler who had a league-high 17.5 sacks last season, would not be eligible to return from injured reserve until Houston's game against the San Diego Chargers on November 27. He isn't using his inexperience as an excuse. Barring a setback, wide receiver Kendall Wright also should make his season debut in Houston. His return would provide a speedy boost to the offense.
Goals from Chris Smalling, Juan Mata, Marcus Rashford and Paul Pogba were enough to end the tie as a contest, although the visitors did manage to pull a goal back in the second half to make the final result a more respectable 4-1. "Wayne won't feel like this right now but being left out of the Manchester United starting line-up could be the best thing that has happened to him", Ferdinand told the London Evening Standard .
MD: The Volunteer defense has sustained some tough injuries already this season. Defensive end Derek Barnett has been hyped for the 2017 draft and can raise his stock even more with a showstopping performance. If Tennessee (4-0, 1-0 SEC ) can prevail against the No. 25 Bulldogs (3-1, 1-1), the Vols will not only be atop the standings but hold a tiebreaker edge over the two teams most likely to derail their hopes of reaching the league championship game for the first time since 2007.
All of this has left the Swans just above the relegation zone in 17th place, and manager Francesco Guidolin under severe pressure to turn things around. Leroy Fer gave struggling Swansea an eighth-minute lead, but Roberto Firmino equalised early in the second half before Milner claimed the victor following a foul on Firmino by Angel Rangel.
Wenger's odds have shortened to 9/2 to succeed sacked Sam Allardyce as England's national coach with Gareth Southgate favourite after agreeing to take the job for four matches after the Big Sam debacle left the Football Association searching for a third manager in less than a year.
Reed hit a few errant shots, including one drive so far out of position that Spieth thought his only chance was to skip it across the pond guarding the left side of the 15th green. England's Danny Willett found himself on the business end of some of that shaming this week after his brother, Peter, penned an article for National Club Golfer that mocked American fans as "fat, stupid, greedy, classless bastards".